Monday, 20 November 2017

GSMA warns Uzbekistan on impact of MTS row

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Wednesday 05 September 12

Industry body says termination of Russian telco's licence could damage foreign investment potential in Uzbekistan.

Global mobile industry body the GSMA has called on the president of Uzbekistan to intervene in the dispute between the country's government and mobile operator MTS, which was recently stripped of its licence to operate there. The GSMA on Wednesday published a letter it sent to President Karimov late last month in which it warns that the country's ability to attract foreign investment could be put at risk as a result of its actions regarding Russia's MTS…

Global mobile industry body the GSMA has called on the president of Uzbekistan to intervene in the dispute between the country's government and mobile operator MTS, which was recently stripped of its licence to operate there. The GSMA on Wednesday published a letter it sent to President Karimov late last month in which it warns that the country's ability to attract foreign investment could be put at risk as a result of its actions regarding Russia's MTS…

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